1300 W. Washington Street

Phoenix, AZ 85007-2996



Main: (602) 542-4242

Email: SecuritiesDiv@azcc.gov

Investor Resource Center

Important Information for Wise Investing and Fraud Prevention

Investor Guides 

Tips for Various Stages of Life

Adults and Families

  • Basics of Saving and Investing
  • Smart Saving for College: Better Buy Degrees
  • Retirement Planning Resources
  • How to Raise a Money-Smart Child
  • Youth Money Matters



  • Take Aim at Investing: The 4 C's
  • Be on Guard Against Affinity Fraud
  • Financial Field Manual for Military Families
  • Money and Mobility


Pre-Retirees and SanGEN

  • Sandwich Generation: Caught in the Middle
  • Beware of Early Retirement Scams
  • Self-Directed IRAs and Fraud
  • Women in Transition
  • Guidelines for Online Investors



  • Variable Annuities: What Investors Need to Know
  • Smart Fraud-Fighting Tips for Older Investors
  • Investing Guide for Seniors
  • Tips on Digesting a "Free Lunch" Investment Seminar
  • Beware of Misleading Senior Designations


Students and Educators

  • Basics of Saving and Investing for Students
  • Helpful Websites
  • Learning Fun: Games, Puzzles and Cartoons
  • Teaching Guides, Quizzes and Videos
  • Presenters for Your Classroom



  • Common Investment Pitfalls to Avoid
  • Know Your Risk Tolerance and Suitability
  • About Small Business Investments
  • How to Ask and Check Before You Invest
  • Choosing and Monitoring an Investment Professional
  • Guidelines for Online Investors
  • Raising Capital in Arizona
  • Tips on Reading a Prospectus
  • Investor Resource Library

Investor Alerts

Speakers Bureau

Need to find a FREE presenter for your classroom or group? The Securities Division has a speakers bureau that is composed of a knowledgeable group of staff members willing to speak to your group about investing wisely and avoiding investment fraud. All are available, without charge, to make a presentation.

Besides the scope and function of the Commission's Securities Division, some of the topics our presenters can discuss include:

  • How to Outsmart the Investment Swindlers
  • Basics of Stocks, Bonds and Mutual Funds 
  • How to Choose and Monitor Your Investment Professional
  • Basics of Saving and Investing:  How to Become a Millionaire (high school level)

To schedule a speaker, contact the Securities Division's Investor Education Coordinator at 602-542-0428 or email a request to info@azinvestor.gov.

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